Milan Name Meaning

Italian, Spanish (Milán), and French: habitational name from the Italian city of Milan (see Milano). Spanish (Milán): nickname from milán ‘kite’ (the bird of prey). Czech, Slovak, and Ukrainian: from the Slavic personal name Milan, a derivative of names such as Bohumil and Miloslav, containing the element mil ‘grace’, ‘favor’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Milas, Milano, Miland, Millan, Malan, Milian, Milko, Mina, Milani

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Milan Family Origin

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Milan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • C... ...

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Milan occupation in Canada was Laborer. 13% of Milan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Milan family was Farmer. Laborer, Labourer and C... ... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milan.

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Milan Historical Records

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Milan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Milan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Milan in 1942 was 31, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milan

Famous Milan Family

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